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Sep 1, 2020 9:00am Newsletter Retiree

WRS News for Retirees September 2020

In this issue: Stay Safe, Be Well and Keep Informed About Your WRS Benefits; SWIB Response to COVID-19; Living Our Values; How Will Market Performance Affect My Pension?; WDC News; What to do if Victim of ID Theft/Benefit Loss; Reminder: Do Not Use Old Telephone Number; Conditional Variable Cancellation Explained; Health Insurance Update; Get a Flu Shot, Not the Flu; SWIB Launches Podcast Series; Podcast Highlights: A Conversation with David Villa About Investment Strategy During Pandemic; SWIB Part of Global Peer Financing Association; Villa Named to Institutional Investor Allocator Voices; SWIB Report Available.

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Apr 27, 2020 12:00pm Newsletter Retiree

WRS News for Retirees May 2020

In this issue: ETF Services Continue During Pandemic; SWIB: Focus is on Long-Term Strategy; 2019 Investment Performance Fuels Pension Increases; How Will the Economic Effects of the Global COVID-19 Pandemic Affect My Pension? We’re Here to Help with Your WRS Benefits; Stay Well, Wisconsin! ETF Webinar Explains How Rates and Adjustments Affect WRS Benefits; WDC News and Information; WCOA Cancels Annual Conference; Direct Deposit Form Changed to Reduce Risk of Fraud; Protect Yourself from Theft Schemes; Receive Important WRS-Related News by Email.

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Jan 23, 2020 12:00pm Newsletter Retiree

WRS News for Retirees January 2020

In this issue: Column by ETF Secretary Robert Conlin; ETF’s Projections for Annuity Adjustments; Legislative Update; A Look at WRS 2018 Financials; WDC Fees Increased; WRS Among Plans in Spotlight; Tax Information; WCOA Conference Set for May 15; Sze Named APPFA Secretary; Health Insurance Update; Abandoned WRS Accounts

Highlights - SWIB: Column by SWIB Executive Director/Chief Investment Officer David Villa; Asset Allocation Targets Remain Unchanged; Palmer Appointed to Board of Trustees; Board of Trustees Wins Award; SWIB CIO Wins Pair of Awards; Fin Appointed PMFA Director.

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Sep 1, 2019 5:00pm Newsletter Retiree

WRS News for Retirees September 2019

In this issue: How will market performance affect Core annuity adjustments? Video explains shared risk in pension systems, Legislative Update, ETF Website Redesign Project, WIB Invests in Technology and People, Private Debt Portfolio Unique in World of Public Pensions, and much more.

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May 1, 2019 5:00pm Newsletter Retiree

WRS News for Retirees May 2019

In this issue: Legislative Update, Retirees Reelect Ford to ETF Board, FAQs About the Variable Trust Fund, ETF Webinars, Tips for Easiest Access to Customer Service, Update: ETF Website Redesign Project, WDC News for Retirees, Board Meetings Set, 8 Health Insurance Update, and Retirees Invited to Annual Conference.

Highlights - SWIB
Investing for the Long Term, Portfolio Manager Celebrates Giving Back, and Two New Trustees Join Board; Conlin Reappointed.

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Jan 1, 2019 5:00pm Newsletter Retiree

WRS News for Retirees January 2019

In this issue: Website Redesign Project Under Way, ETF Projections for Annuity Adjustments, WRS 2017 Financials, Investment Return Assumption Lowered, New ETF Dropbox, ETF Board Election, Tax Tables Adjusted WDC News, ETF Videos Review Benefits, Wellness Videos, Taxes on Wellness Incentives, Abandoned Accounts, and SWIB Wins Institutional Investor Award.

Highlights - SWIB
Villa Named Executive Director, Drummond in CIO Competition, Carpenter Reflects on 30 Years.

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Sep 1, 2018 5:00pm Newsletter Retiree

WRS News for Retirees September 2018

In this issue: Core Annuity Adjustment Projections, Harvard Analysis Looks Favorably on WRS, Important Phone Number Change, Hotline for Reporting Fraud and Abuse, Board Corner, It's Your choice Open Enrollment, and New Online Tool.

Hightlights - SWIB
The Great Recession: 10 Years Later, Villa Receives Lifetime Achievement Award, SWIB Staff Recognized Among Industry Leaders, SWIB Annual Report Available Online.

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May 1, 2018 5:00pm Newsletter Retiree

WRS News for Retirees May 2018

In this issue: Far Bureau Memorial Returned to Home Agency, ETF to Provide Annuity Increases, Health Insurance Program Updates, and New Medicare Advantage Plan in 2019.

Highlights - SWIB
Board Corner, The Great Recession: 10 Years Later, SWIB Remains a Low Cost Manager, Nowak Joins Board of Trustees, Villa Recognized Among Top Investment Leaders.

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Jan 1, 2018 5:00pm Newsletter Retiree

WRS News for Retirees January 2018

In this issue: ETF Seeks Abandoned WRS Account Owners, Annuity Increases Expected, ETF is Moving, Legislative Update, and Teachers Retirement Board Election Under Way.

Highlights - SWIB
Federal Tax Tables Adjusted, Senate Confirms Reappointment of Trustee Sheehy, SWIB Wins Pair of Allocators' Choice Awards, Board Meetings Set.

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Sep 1, 2017 5:00pm Newsletter Retiree

WRS News for Retirees September 2017

In this issue: Core Annuity Adjustment Projections, Healath Insurance Update, Attend a Benefit Fair, ETF Survey on Medicare Program, ETF Move to Hill Farms Property Set for Spring, and Board Corner: Nominations Sought for Retired Teacher Member Seat.

Highlights - SWIB
Why Active Management Matters, Senate Confirms Two Reappointments, SWIB Analyst Honored as Industry "Rising Star", Search Under Way for New Executive Director.